The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 22 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco 34 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.48% 2.05% 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 11.72% 5.65% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 2
Average daily rate £325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £320 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +20.00%
Cisco
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
290 283 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.77% 36.28% 44.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 172 111
Average daily rate £313 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £219 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.05 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.43% -15.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £11.17 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.83 £15.77 £17.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco across the Glasgow region.

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Glasgow region.

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco.

1 29 (46.77%) Firewall
2 26 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (29.03%) CheckPoint
4 16 (25.81%) F5
5 14 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (22.58%) CCNP
5 14 (22.58%) VMware
6 13 (20.97%) VPN
7 12 (19.35%) TCP/IP
7 12 (19.35%) HP
8 11 (17.74%) MPLS
9 10 (16.13%) BGP
10 9 (14.52%) IPsec
10 9 (14.52%) OSPF
10 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
10 9 (14.52%) Windows
10 9 (14.52%) Security Cleared
11 8 (12.90%) Cisco PIX
11 8 (12.90%) Cisco CUCM
11 8 (12.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (12.90%) Linux
11 8 (12.90%) ITIL
11 8 (12.90%) WAN
11 8 (12.90%) CCNA
11 8 (12.90%) Avaya
12 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
12 7 (11.29%) Wireless
12 7 (11.29%) SAN
12 7 (11.29%) LAN
12 7 (11.29%) Cisco Nexus

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (46.77%) Firewall
2 14 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (20.97%) VPN
4 12 (19.35%) TCP/IP
5 11 (17.74%) MPLS
6 10 (16.13%) BGP
7 9 (14.52%) IPsec
7 9 (14.52%) OSPF
8 8 (12.90%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (12.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 8 (12.90%) WAN
9 7 (11.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (11.29%) LAN
9 7 (11.29%) SAN
9 7 (11.29%) Wireless
10 6 (9.68%) tcpdump
11 5 (8.06%) DHCP
11 5 (8.06%) DNS
12 4 (6.45%) EIGRP
12 4 (6.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.45%) Law
3 2 (3.23%) Advertising
3 2 (3.23%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Local Government
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Network Engineer
2 12 (19.35%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Consultant
5 6 (9.68%) Network Consultant
6 5 (8.06%) Architect
6 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Network Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.45%) Network Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Network Support
7 4 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Cisco Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Firewall Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Network Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) .NET
1 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
1 3 (4.84%) HTML
2 1 (1.61%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Clustering
2 2 (3.23%) Celerra
2 2 (3.23%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.61%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.61%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Windows
2 8 (12.90%) Linux
3 7 (11.29%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.68%) Unix
4 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.23%) AIX
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.90%) ITIL
2 5 (8.06%) Network Architecture
2 5 (8.06%) Network Management
3 4 (6.45%) Load Balancing
4 3 (4.84%) Security Testing
4 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.23%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.23%) Coaching
5 2 (3.23%) Data Protection
5 2 (3.23%) ERP
5 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.23%) Network Design
5 2 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.23%) Service Management
5 2 (3.23%) Workflow
6 1 (1.61%) DevOps
6 1 (1.61%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.61%) Presales
6 1 (1.61%) PRINCE
6 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
1 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (22.58%) CCNP
3 9 (14.52%) Security Cleared
4 8 (12.90%) CCNA
5 6 (9.68%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.84%) ISEB
6 3 (4.84%) ISTQB
6 3 (4.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (4.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (4.84%) MCITP
6 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.23%) CCIE
8 1 (1.61%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (1.61%) CCVP
8 1 (1.61%) Degree
8 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) Active Directory
1 5 (8.06%) XenApp
2 4 (6.45%) XenDesktop
3 3 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.61%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (11.29%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (6.45%) NetBackup
4 3 (4.84%) SCCM
5 2 (3.23%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (3.23%) SCDPM
5 2 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.61%) Proventia
6 1 (1.61%) WMI
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) CheckPoint
2 16 (25.81%) F5
3 14 (22.58%) VMware
4 12 (19.35%) HP
5 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
6 8 (12.90%) Avaya
7 6 (9.68%) Juniper
7 6 (9.68%) Speakerbus
8 5 (8.06%) Citrix
8 5 (8.06%) EMC
9 4 (6.45%) IBM
10 3 (4.84%) Dell
10 3 (4.84%) Riverbed
10 3 (4.84%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.23%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.23%) Brocade
11 2 (3.23%) Dell Compellent
11 2 (3.23%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.23%) Fujitsu
11 2 (3.23%) Veeam
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
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